Pros Formats TIFF
So why choose to work with typography Formatom TIFF? He is available to almost the entire range of color models: from monochrome to CMYK and spot colors. Furthermore, an additional advantage is the fact that TIFF can contain clipping paths and alpha channels. It is important that TIFF can not "merge" the layers together. In fact, this is the same PSD, only open and view it can be any graphics program, not just Adobe Photoshop.
In Formate TIFF supports several types of compression: JPEG, ZIP, but is most often used LZW. Some older programs such as QuarkXPress 3.x and Adobe Streamline just can not read the compressed files TIFF.